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Information Assurance

Company: SAIC
Location: Fort Belvoir
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:


SAIC has an opportunity for TS/SCI cleared Information Assurance supporting United States Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Gordon, GA.

Candidate will need to travel 10% a year to Georgia, Germany, Italy, Korea, and Hawaii.

Job Duties:

  • Monitors and analyzes Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation
  • Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
  • Evaluates firewall change requests and assesses organizational risk
  • Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications, and operating systems
  • Assists with implementation of countermeasures or mitigating controls
  • Conducts regular audits to ensure that systems are operated securely, and information systems security policies and procedures are being implemented as defined in security plans
  • Develops, tests, and operates firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise antivirus systems and software deployment tools
  • Safeguards the network against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction, or disclosure
  • Researches, evaluates, tests, and implements new security software or devices
  • Implements, enforces, communicates, and develops security policies or plans for data, software applications, hardware, telecommunications, and information systems security education/awareness programs
  • Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance Qualifications

    Required Education:
    • Bachelors Degree with nine (9) years of experience; four (4) years of experience in lieu of degree. Required Skills:
      • Experience with Cybersecurity, with demonstrated experience with program support based on NIST Special Publication 800-37, and NIST 800-53 (Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems)
      • Experience conducting system accreditation of classified DoD systems
      • Experience with software tools eMASS, XACTA IA Manager, Assured Compliance Assessment Solutions (ACAS) Security Center, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker (SCC), DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
      • Demonstrated strong organizational and creative problem solving skills Required Security Clearance:
        • Active TS/SCI with ability to obtain TS/SCI CI Poly Required Certifications:
          • Information Assurance Management Level III Certification (DOD 8570) (CISSP)
          • ICD 503 Training
          • eMASS Training
          • HBSS Training
            Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Keywords: SAIC, Washington DC , Information Assurance, Other , Fort Belvoir, DC

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